Michael Lee Smith (born September 2, 1981 in ) is an American football linebacker who is currently a free agent. He was drafted by the Ravens in the seventh round of the 2005 NFL Draft. He played college football at Texas Tech.
Smith attended Coronado High School and in his senior year, he recorded 182 tackles and five interceptions.
Smith played college football
at Texas Tech
. During his time there, he started in 45 games and is one of only five other Red Raider players to play in 50 games. He graduated with a degree in communication studies.
Smith was originally signed by the Baltimore Ravens
in the seventh round (234th overall) in the 2005 NFL Draft
. In his rookie year he played in six games recording three tackles. He made his NFL debut on October 31 at the Pittsburgh Steelers
. In 2006, he played in eight games again recording three tackles.
On July 18, 2008, Smith received an injury settlement from the team and was released.